Miles for Moffitt 2022

Saturday, November 19, 2022 Tampa, FL 33602 US Directions
FAQs
 

You may have many questions about Miles for Moffitt or event day. Before contacting our team, please check to see if your question is answered on this page.

 

What is Miles for Moffit?

Miles for Moffitt is Moffitt Cancer Center’s premier movement for raising funds that touch lives and propel us toward a cancer-free world. Since 2006, Moffitt Cancer Center supporters have come together to raise over $8.6 million for cancer research in a community-wide movement of inspiration, courage, and hope that thousands of individuals and families look forward to every year. The event welcomes everyone and brings the whole community together, including families, patients, survivors, walkers, wheelchair racers, competitive runners, advocates and Tampa Bay’s corporate leaders and their employees.

 

Is Miles for Moffitt 2022 going to be an in-person event?

Miles for Moffitt 2022 will be held in-person at Amalie Arena. The address is 401 Channelside Dr., Tampa, FL 33602. Participants also have the option to join us virtually from the comfort of their own homes.

 

Can I participate virtually?

Absolutely! We have virtual options available for both adults and children. By registering for one of these virtual experiences, you will be mailed our 2022 event shirt, a virtual bib and a finisher’s medal. This will allow you to participate in the comfort of your own home or community.

 

What covid-19 precautions will be taken on-site at Miles for Moffitt?

Safety is our number one concern at all Moffitt sponsored events. Please remember that as the world is changing, so is Miles for Moffitt. At this time, we will be prepared for social distancing, providing masks and hand sanitizing stations. As we get closer to the event, we will be sure to follow CDC and state guidelines and implement current safety recommendations.

 

What if I registered and no longer wish to participate?

Miles for Moffitt registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. However, your registration fee still contributes to a life-changing impact through cancer research at Moffitt Cancer Center.

 

How much does it cost to register?

There are different registration fees depending on your registration type and the distance you would like to participate in. Registration prices increase as the event approaches. To view the current price of registration, please click the “Register” button.

 

How do I know which route is best for me?

Miles for Moffitt is designed for all types of participants. If you are an avid runner, we suggest you register for the 10k. The 5k is typically a blend of runners and walkers, while our 1k is mostly a walking event. Kids dash is advertised for those 10 years and younger, but if they prefer to run/walk in one of the other routes they can absolutely register to do so.

 

Can I change my registration info or t-shirt size?

If you decide you would like to change your participation type, mailing address, any of your registration info, or your t-shirt size, please contact MilesforMoffitt@Moffitt.org.

 

What is included with my registration fee?

You will receive the following when you register to participate in Miles for Moffitt: 2022 event t-shirt, race bib, finisher medal, and a great experience with our Miles for Moffitt community.

 

What is the registration deadline?

Registration will be open online until the fun begins on November 19th. All registrations can be made from your phone or computer at MilesforMoffitt.com.

 

Do I need to pay for shipping?

Virtual participants will not need to pay for shipping as it is built into the virtual registration price. If you are registering for our in-person event and would prefer your packet mailed to you, please select the shipping charge of $10 per packet at checkout.

 

If I am participating in-person, can I have my packet mailed to me?

Absolutely! If you are registering for our in-person event and would prefer your packet mailed to you, please select the shipping charge of $10 per packet at checkout. PLEASE NOTE: This option is only available until November 4th. All packets after that point need to be picked up at one of our packet pick-ups.

 

I paid for shipping, where is my packet?

All packets will begin mailing after November 4th, 2022. If you missed the shipping deadline, your packet will need to be picked up at one of the packet pick-up locations.

 

What if I register for the in-person event after the packet pick-up dates?

If you register for the in-person event after the packet pick-up dates, race packets will need to be picked up at the registration table in race village, which is located in the back of Amalie Arena’s Ford Thunder Alley.

 

What if I register for the virtual event after November 4th? 

In order to get your virtual race t-shirt, medal, and bib in time for event day, you will need to register online by 11:59PM on Friday, November 4. Any registration after Friday the 4th, will receive their packet post event.  

 

Can my spouse, friend or family member pick up my race packet for me?

Absolutely, with your approval.

 

Can I pick up the packets for my entire team?

New to 2022! More details coming soon!

 

Are pets allowed at Miles for Moffitt?

For the safety of all Miles for Moffitt participants, pets are not allowed. However, people with disabilities can bring their certified service animals.

 

What does Miles for Moffitt funding support at Moffitt Cancer Center?

Miles for Moffitt helps Moffitt researchers pilot new discoveries to create innovative and advanced treatments that improve the lives of our patients and families as we pursue finding the cures to cancer.

 

Is there a fundraising deadline?

For your fundraising to count towards the 2022 Miles for Moffitt event, we must have your fundraising donations in hand by January 31, 2023. All donations received after that date will be counted towards the 2023 event.

 

How can I get connected with the Miles for Moffitt community?

We invite you to join us in the Miles for Moffitt Facebook group to learn about event updates, stay connected with your Miles for Moffitt family, and share your inspirational story of courage.

 

How can I get my company involved?

There are many ways for a company to get involved with Miles for Moffitt. For sponsorship or corporate involvement opportunities, please contact Liz Howard, Special Events Manager at Elizabeth.Howard@Moffitt.org or 813-745-7805 or email the Miles team inbox at MilesforMoffitt@Moffitt.org. If you are interested in group volunteer opportunities, please email MilesforMoffittVolunteer@Moffitt.org.

 

What do I do with cash or check donations I have collected?

Please mail any cash or check donations to the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation. Please be sure to make checks payable to Moffitt Cancer Center and include Miles for Moffitt in the Memo line. It is also important to include the team and/or participant information so the donation can be credited properly.

PO Box 23827
Attn: Miles for Moffitt
Tampa, FL 33623

 

Is my registration fee or donation tax deductible?

Miles for Moffitt is organized by the Moffitt Cancer Center Foundation, which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations are tax-deductible. Donors will automatically receive a thank you letter and tax receipt via email if the contribution is made online. Supporters who make a check donation will receive a letter in the mail shortly after the Miles for Moffitt team receives the contribution. Please note that registration fees are NOT tax deductible, as participants are receiving a good/service in exchange (event day T-shirt, medal, etc.).

 

How do I share my Moffitt or Miles for Moffitt story?

We would love to hear your Moffitt or Miles for Moffitt story and share it with our community! If you would like to share your story, please email it to us at MilesforMoffitt@Moffitt.org and/or post it on our Miles for Moffitt Facebook Group page.

 

I have a question that this page did not answer. Help!

If you have a question that was not answered by the FAQ’s on this page, please contact us at MilesforMoffitt@Moffitt.org. For volunteer related questions, please contact MilesforMoffittVolunteer@Moffitt.org.

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